What does IBEW offer to its members?


Looking to embark on a thriving career in the electrical industry within the jurisdiction of Manitoba and Nunavut? Look no further! Welcome to the website of IBEW Local 2085, your pathway to becoming a valued member of our esteemed union.

Since our establishment in 1960, IBEW Local 2085 has been the leading voice for electrical professionals in Manitoba and Nunavut. Our union is dedicated to providing unwavering support and unparalleled opportunities for our members in these regions.

As a member of IBEW Local 2085, you'll gain access to a wide range of benefits that foster your personal and professional growth. We offer comprehensive training programs, mentorship opportunities, and resources designed to keep you at the forefront of the electrical industry. Our commitment to continuous learning ensures that you have the skills and knowledge needed to excel in your career.

Joining IBEW Local 2085 means becoming part of a close-knit community of skilled electricians, technicians, and industry leaders within Manitoba and Nunavut. We prioritize the well-being and success of our members, advocating for fair wages, safe working conditions, and job security. Together, we ensure that the rights and interests of electrical professionals in our jurisdiction are protected.

As an IBEW Local 2085 member, you'll enjoy competitive wages, comprehensive healthcare benefits, retirement plans, and other perks that contribute to your overall well-being. We understand the importance of work-life balance and strive to create an environment where you can thrive both professionally and personally.

By joining IBEW Local 2085, you become part of a rich legacy and a powerful network of electrical professionals specifically within Manitoba and Nunavut. Our union has played a vital role in shaping the electrical industry in these regions, and we continue to make a positive impact on our communities. Together, we ensure the growth and sustainability of the electrical trade.

Take the next step towards a fulfilling and prosperous career in the electrical industry within Manitoba and Nunavut. Join IBEW Local 2085 today and unlock a world of opportunities. Together, let's power up your future!



I joined IBEW 2085 because I wasn't progressing in my career and I wanted to expand my knowledge of electrical.

D. Bernhard

I wanted a pension and to be paid properly for my overtime.

W. Herntier
Having a collective agreement that outlined my rights and enforced them was something important to me.
C. Reynolds